Professional and Graduate Certificates
Prepare for a career or advanced degree program with a graduate or professional certificate from the Department of Clinical and Diagnostic Sciences. Whether you are an employed health professional looking to further your career or interested in augmenting your application to a professional program such as medicine, dentistry, veterinary and more – our programs enable you to obtain advanced knowledge in fields that are highly valued and continually growing.
Expand your expertise in clinical and diagnostic sciences, and applications of biology and chemistry, to prepare for career advancement or future graduate education. Providing pragmatic experience in clinical environments, the pathology sciences graduate certificate is respected by clinical fields. The certificate can be taken without needing to commit to a full graduate degree program, but can also be applied towards completion of Oakland University’s Master of Science in Clinical and Diagnostic Sciences degree. Visit the pathology sciences page to learn more.
As a phlebotomist, you will draw blood for tests, transfusions, research or blood donations primarily in hospitals, medical and diagnostic laboratories, blood donor centers and doctor’s offices. Oakland’s phlebotomy certificate prepares you for the national certification exam in phlebotomy. This is a great option for pre-clinical undergraduates as they develop their career. Visit the phlebotomy page to learn more.